CHURCH · Victory Tabernacle of Praise in LaFayette will present an Easter play, “The Time In Between,” Fri-day, April 6, at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 7, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, April 8, at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome. The church is at 293 Justin Drive, off of Ga. 136 behind the LaFayette Walmart.
CHURCH · Boynton United Methodist Church will present a Good Friday cantata Friday, April 6, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. This Good Friday service will be a Tenebrae service. Tenebrae is a Latin word that means ‘shadows’ or ‘darkness’. The service is largely musical, a cantata entitled “Tenebrae: Jesus, Light of the World” by John E. Coates. It will feature the choirs of Boynton UMC and Ringgold UMC with orchestra accompaniment. The church is at 4246 Boynton Drive in Ringgold. For more information, call 706-866-2626 or visit BoyntonUMC.org.
CHURCH · Ridgeway Baptist Church will hold an Easter revival through April 7 at 7 p.m. each night. On Easter Sunday, the church will hold a sunrise service followed by breakfast at 7 a.m. and a regular Sunday service.
Saturday, April 7
COMMUNITY · Harbor Lights Baptist Church in LaFayette will hold a community Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the egg hunt, inflatables, games, food and more.
CHURCH · Chattooga Baptist Church will hold its annual community Easter egg hunt along with food, games and fellowship Saturday April 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the fellowship hall. The church is at 6982 Ga. 337, about 7 miles south of LaFayettte in the Center Post community.
COMMUNITY · Spots are available in the Ringgold First Baptist Church community garden. Call 706-935-2358 to reserve a spot. The garden will be planted Saturday, April 7, the day before Easter. Gardening spots are open to anyone. Any leftover crop will be donated to Christ’s Chapel Share & Care Mission in Ringgold.
Sunday, April 8
CHURCH · Oakwood Baptist Church presents “Easter in the House” – special community wide Easter services, Sunday April 8, at its Chickamauga and Gateway Mall campuses. At Oakwood’s Chickamauga campus, at 115 Oak-wood Street in Chickamauga, services will be held at at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The Gateway campus, inside Gateway Mall on Cloud Springs Road in Fort Oglethorpe, will hold services at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. For more information, contact Oakwood Baptist Church at 706-375-5760, or visit oakwoodbc.org or facebook.com/oakwoodbc.
EDUCATION · The Walker County Board of Education invites you to name a school. Construction will soon begin on a truly new facility, for students kindergarten through eighth grade, off U.S. 27 near Rock Spring. Not replacing an older facility, this school will begin its own history starting with a new name. To enter your nomination for board consideration, visit https://surveymonkey.com/s/2G2TQ85 and type in a name for the school. As this is not a vote, you need not enter the same name more than once. Nominations are open through April 8.
CHURCH · Sheila Stevens of Nashville will sing at the 11 a.m. Easter service at Ridgeview Baptist Church. The church is at 1001 Magnolia Street in LaFayette. For more information, call Pastor George Palmer at 706-638-7391.
CHURCH · Chattooga Baptist Church will hold an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 8, at the fellow-ship hall. Breakfast will be served afterward. The church is at 6982 Ga. 337, about 7 miles south of LaFayettte in the Center Post community.
CHURCH · The sanctuary choir of Lookout Baptist Church, 8645 Ga. 193 in the High Point community will pre-sent “Oh What A Savior” on Sunday morning April 8, at the 11 a.m. service. A sunrise service will began at 7 a.m., either outside or in the Christian Life Center, depending on the weather. All are welcome. Rev. Terry Burns is pas-tor and Ricky Williams is music director.
CHURCH · Second Baptist Church in LaFayette invites you to attend their sunrise service Sunday, April 8, at 7:30 a.m., followed by breakfast in the activities center. Breakfast will be followed by Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 a.m. Call 706-638-2732 for information or directions.
CHURCH · Easter services will be held at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. April 8 at Fairview Baptist Church, 108 Jenkins Road in Rossville. Everyone is invited to attend
CHURCH · A community Easter sunrise service will be held at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 8, at Willow Tree Farms, 607 Post Oak Road in Ringgold. The message will be given by Rev. Brett DeHart of Boynton United Methodist Church, and special music will be presented by Joe Logan and Nicholas Hickman. There will be a free breakfast.
CHURCH · Easter worship services with special music by Nicholas Hickman will be held Sunday, April 8, at Boynton United Methodist Church in Ringgold. The 9 a.m. service will be casual contemporary; 10 a.m., celebration praise, and 11 a.m., updated traditional. The church is at 4246 Boynton Drive in Ringgold. For more information, call 706-866-2626 or visit BoyntonUMC.org.